Articles tagged “moxy hotels”

Hotels Are Reviving Nightclubs to Boost Visibility

Hotels Are Reviving Nightclubs to Boost Visibility

Jennifer Parker, Skift

The nightlife industry has long been riddled with fly-by-night club closures and seedy venues. Now a handful of powerful hoteliers are changing that by launching new nightlife concepts — and parlaying them into higher room rates. Who says disco is dead?

4 months ago

Demand for Flexible Meeting Spaces Increases, But Who Can Pay for Them?

Demand for Flexible Meeting Spaces Increases, But Who Can Pay for Them?

Chris Ryall, Skift

Venues are enticing meeting planners with innovative and technology-driven flexible meeting spaces. Meeting planners have embraced these creative spaces but a major challenge remains: budget.

7 months ago

Tax Break Boosts Hotel Development in Low-Income Districts

Tax Break Boosts Hotel Development in Low-Income Districts

Patrick Clark and Noah Buhayar, Bloomberg

The 2017 U.S. tax overhaul introduced favorable treatment for investments made in about 9,000 low-income areas. Some developers have reacted by constructing hotels rather than, say, hospitals or affordable housing. We like hotels but question using tax laws to max out their construction in places like Brooklyn's hip Williamsburg district.

7 months ago

The Inside Story Behind Marriott’s Moxy-Led Invasion of Manhattan

The Inside Story Behind Marriott’s Moxy-Led Invasion of Manhattan

Deanna Ting, Skift

If you really want a better understanding of today's hospitality industry, you've got to hear it from the owners first because, without them, all those brands would be nothing more than ideas.

1 year ago

New York City Hotels Appeal to Tourists and Locals With Innovative Design

New York City Hotels Appeal to Tourists and Locals With Innovative Design

Beth J. Harpaz , Associated Press

From historic bars and rooftop mini golf courses to creative co-working spaces and a veritable library of thousands of books, these NYC hotels have something for everyone, whether you're just visiting town or a local.

2 years ago

Interview: Designing for Millennials and the Future of Hotels

Interview: Designing for Millennials and the Future of Hotels

Deanna Ting, Skift

The future of hotel design might be on a smaller scale, but Yabu Pushelberg knows the design aspirations and expectations will be even greater than they have been before.

2 years ago

Marriott’s New European Push Puts Moxy at the Forefront

Marriott’s New European Push Puts Moxy at the Forefront

Patrick Whyte, Skift

Plenty of hotel companies have woken up to the benefits of offering good food and beverage options with an open and inviting lobby area. Even though Marriott is one of many in this space it does seem prudent to expand its own offering.

3 years ago

Marriott Wants Moxy to Deliver the Millennial Customer, With Help From Ikea

Marriott Wants Moxy to Deliver the Millennial Customer, With Help From Ikea

Greg Oates, Skift

Marriott sees huge white space in the European market for Moxy Hotels with room rates averaging under $100 and a focus on dynamic lobbies with multiple energy zones.

6 years ago

Marriott to launch Moxy European chain with Ikea

Marriott to launch Moxy European chain with Ikea

Dalia Fahmy, Bloomberg

The new chain carries the trend of smart design and tech friendliness in budget hotels, with Ikea's expertise on keeping costs low on infrastructure.

7 years ago